NASTAR Midwest Championships
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - Sunday, March 1, 2020
Crystal Mountain will host the Liberty Mutual Insurance NASTAR Midwest Championships on February 29 - March 1, 2020. The winners of the Race of Champions will be awarded prize money for the first time in NASTAR regional championships history!
The two-day event will see the fastest racers in each age, gender and ability group from Saturday’s qualifying races advance to the Race of Champions on Sunday. This dual head-to-head handicapped race will be a single-elimination event with the final four racers in the men’s and women’s races splitting a share of the $5,000* cash purse. Afterwards, the ever poplular Friends and Family Team Races will take place. The Liberty Mutual Insurance NASTAR Midwest Regional Championships are open to all recreational racers and no qualification is required.
*Prize money is dependent on number of entries. Must have over 130 entries for the full prize purse.
Event includes celebrity pacesetter, Andrew Weibrecht, live music, parties and fun racing! Discounted lift tickets are available to NASTAR participants and guests. For discounted lodging rates, please call (844) 546-1727 and mention that you are with the NASTAR Midwest Championship.
Registration: Learn more and register at nastar.com »
Cost: $125 per racer (includes all weekend events)
Friday, February 28
Competitor Check-In, 2 - 8pm: Held in the Crystal Center. Pickup race bibs, start orders and gift bags.
Race Clinic, 12pm - 3pm
Participants that would like to work on their skills with Andrew Weinbrecht and the Pros from Crystal Mountain. Meet Andrew at the base of the Loki lift near Totem Park.
Cost: $40 for adults and $30 for juniors and seniors.
Saturday, February 29
Liberty Mutual Insurance NASTAR Midwest Championships GS
8 - 11am: Competitor Check-In at the Crystal Center. Pickup race bibs, start orders and gift bags.
10am: Adult Racers Start (Ages 21+). The oldest racers will start first!
1pm: Junior Racers Start (Ages 20 and younger). The youngest racers will start first!
* All participants will take two race runs, but only the best race run handicap will count for awards.
4pm - 5:30pm: Race Reception at the Crystal Center
Enjoy live music, awards, prize raffle and more! Bring your "retro" NASTAR gear for a fun fashion-off to see who wore it best!
Participants will win awards based on results within their age, gender and ability division. Each age group will be broken into two ability groups; 1) Platinum/Gold and 2) Silver/Bronze. Participants will race their way into their ability group based on the best handicap earned during the race on Saturday:
Division I – Platinum/Gold medal handicaps
Division II – Silver/Bronze medal handicaps
** Participants will qualify for the NASTAR National Championships at Snowmass,CO on March 24 - 28, 2020.
Sunday, March 1
Finals-Race of Champions & Team Racing
8am - 9:30am: Racer Check-In at the Crystal Center. Pick up start orders.
10am: Female Race of Champions (Round of 32)
10:30am: Male Race of Champions (Round of 32)
1pm: Family Team Race
2pm: Friends Team Race